Artist Inspiration

Seemownay’s October overview video with Rhodiarama A5 dot grid bullet journal

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Switched-On Book

Is the Sony Reader the library of the future? by David Skinner Advertisements for…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 23, 2007
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GTD+R

Kenji OHTA runs a blog called GTD+R, based on GTD (Getting Things Done), the…

Karen by Karen Apr 23, 2007
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A beginner’s guide to freelancing

Phil Gyford has a checklist on making the big switch from working for someone…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 22, 2007
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Dan Kennedy Solves your problems with paper

From: Dana Christiansen To: Dan Kennedy (Paper Expert) Subject: My Problem with Paper Dear…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 20, 2007
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Rhodia at Lovemarks

What can I say? For years I read about Rhodia before I ordered my…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 16, 2007
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Getting Things Done + Rhodia

Kenji OHTA runs a blog called GTD+R, based on GTD (Getting Things Done), the…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 15, 2007
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Rhodia notepads at The Brilliance

Talk about the beauty of utility. There's that select few number of products that…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 9, 2007
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Rhodia is French for posh-paper

According to Style Dash, that is: "Cult-following" usually applies to the devoted fans of…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 8, 2007
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ClaireFontaine at Campus Market Expo 2007

This poster was produced in France and adapted for use in the US market.…

by Early Rhodia Driver Apr 4, 2007
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Rhodia No. 12 Flickr gallery

I've posted selected Rhodia No. 12 project pieces in our Flickr gallery. The travelling…

by Early Rhodia Driver Mar 30, 2007
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Rhodia No. 12 exhibition at Next Magazine

AS SEEN in the Fall issue of Hong Kong's NEXT magazine: Click on photo…

by Early Rhodia Driver Mar 29, 2007
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Huckleberry who?

A guide for those who don't read, but wish they did It may well…

by Early Rhodia Driver Mar 26, 2007
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by Early Rhodia Driver Mar 25, 2007
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Find your topic

"Ficlets" you ask? ficlets are shorter than short stories. Well, no, actually, they are…

by Early Rhodia Driver Mar 20, 2007

Welcome to Rhodia Drive

Rhodia Drive is a blog about the iconic orange notepads from France and the people who love and use them. It is sponsored by Clairefontaine-Rhodia, the maker of Rhodia products. Rhodia – A modern notebook since 1934.

Rhodia Notepads - The French orange notepads with a cult following! These sturdy and economical pads are a favorite of artists & designers, writers, fountain pen aficionados, and people who like to use graph paper for notes, sketching and hand drafting. People love them for their grids, smooth paper and iconic cover. The unique scored cover folds back neatly. The stiff back cover makes writing easy and portable. All Rhodia paper is acid-free and ink-friendly. Their bright orange covers make them instantly recognizable in the store or on the street. Rhodia has been around since the 1930s. It was developed in 1934 as a modern office notepad.

These economical pads are a favorite of artists & designers. People love Rhodia pads for their grids, smooth paper and unique scored cover which folds back neatly.

Dot Webnotebooks, dot grid Rhodiarama soft cover notebooks, and Dot Books are great for bullet journaling. The paper is smooth and pen friendly.

Popular Rhodia products include the classic staple-bound notepads, Webnotebooks or Webbies, brightly colored Rhodiarama notebooks, Reverse Book, 4-Color Book, the unique Meeting Books, ColoR pads, Dot Grid notebooks and pads. In 2017 we are introducing a New Year's series beginning with "Year of the Rooster."

Rhodia was purchased by Clairefontaine in 1997 and production transferred to Mulhouse, in Alsace, France. Members of the founding Verilhac family still work for Rhodia. The Rhodia logo dates back to 1934. Legend has it that the two Rhodia fir trees symbolize the two founding brothers.

Rhodia pads feature a coated card cover which is perfectly waterproof & flexible. The Rhodia pad cover is scored to neatly fold back and features superfine vellum Clairefontaine paper in white with an exceptionally smooth satin finish. The unique stiff back cover makes writing easy and portable, and micro-perforated sheets facilitate easy and clean removal of pages.

Rhodia Retailer and Fan profiles feature different uses for notebooks, journaling ideas and stationery trends.

Monthly giveaways and contests on Rhodia Drive allow participants to sample papers and read product reviews.

David Allen has been a productivity expert for more than 30 years. He created Getting Things Done®, often referred to as GTD®. He is considered one of the most influential people in the world on productivity and time management. David is a fan of Rhodia products. He uses them for his personal productivity, and with his clients. He is the author of several best-sellers, including Getting Things Done – The Art of Stress-Free Productivity.